To celebrate Culture Days' fifth anniversary, a special project called Conduct Us was undertaken across Ontario in 2014. The project is now complete.
Who hasn’t waved their arms dramatically along to a symphony playing on the radio? Bring your classical music fantasy to life! In celebration of Culture Days’ 5th anniversary, over a dozen professional and amateur orchestras, big bands and choirs are remounting Conduct Us in communities across Ontario. The public are invited to step up to the podium and pick up the baton for a once-in-a-lifetime chance to lead a live ensemble. Conduct Us will be a thrilling experience for all ages.
National Kick Off: CONDUCT US with the TSO!
On Friday September 26th, Culture Days will host Conduct Us, a stellar national kick-off event featuring the Toronto Symphony Orchestra. Hosted by Marci Ien, Co-Host of CTV's Canada AM, and featuring TSO Music Director Peter Oundjian, pre-eminent actor Colm Feore and other well-known Canadians, Conduct Us will invite the public to have a chance to conduct the TSO at Roy Thomson Hall! Find out more about the Kick-off here.
2016 YAAP Artist Rihkee Strapp continues their great work in skill sharing and development with the return of Make A Living Making Art with a special online webinar: "Finding Funding 101" that will support artists and community members on how to attract clients, and obtain funding outside of the Algoma District. March 30th, from 7pm - 8pm. Webinar and event link: goo.gl/blaVHa Supported by Social Entrepreneurship Evolution de l'entrepreneuriat social's Youth Changemakers Social Entrepreneurship Event Grant.
Culture Days is . . . performing at the Open Mic Acoustic Blend Cafe at the Milton Centre for the Arts (MCA).
JOB OPPS l Great opportunities from our colleagues at Culture Days | Fête de la culture! They are hiring 2 contract positions - Bilingual Communications Manager and Digital Projects Coordinator. Details: http://bit.ly/2m0EGOW
Join AOE Arts Council | Conseil des arts AOE for two days of discussions and hands-on workshops in community engaged arts practice Mar 31 & Apr 1. Early bird registration is open until Friday.
Encouraging meaningful interaction between guests to cultural institutions and your front line staff and volunteers is one of the most effective tools to increase visitor satisfaction! Check out this data from the national Awareness, Attitudes and Useage Study: http://bit.ly/2lze04g